Advisory Board

The Advisory Board agrees on strategy, plans and the annual budget.

Chaired by the Principal of the University of Edinburgh, Professor Sir Peter Mathieson, the Advisory Board is composed equally of representative members from the University of Edinburgh and Fudan University:





Professor Chen Zhimin 陈志敏

Vice President (International Affairs) 

Fudan University

Professor Lu Li’an 卢丽安

Director of Global Partnerships, Director of Confucius Institute Affairs Office

Fudan University

Professor Zheng Yongyan  郑咏滟

Associate Dean of College of Foreign Languages and Literature

Fudan University  

Professor James Smith

Vice Principal International

University of Edinburgh

Professor Juliette MacDonald

Edinburgh College of Art/Shanghai College of Fashion and Innovation Partnership; ECA Director of Faculty

University of Edinburgh

Professor Alex Thomson

Head of School, Languages Literatures and Cultures (LLC)

University of Edinburgh

The Advisory Board agrees on strategies, annual plans and the annual budget

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